Study shows that video playbacks look better on Android 4.3 than on Android 4.4

A company called OptoFidelity conducted some tests using its own OptoFidelity VideoMultimeter and various versions of the Nexus 7 tablet. The tests revealed that video playbacks look better on Android 4.3 than on Android 4.4. Even stranger, the best picture was seen on the older version of the Nexus 7 powered by Android 4.3...
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38 Comments

32. Ninetysix

Posts: 2933; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

I thought you said iOS can't play flash? Now it can??? Must suck be wrong.

33. GoBears

Posts: 456; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

Sorry if you don't the difference between having a real flash player installed that can be accessed by multiple browsers or a server based browser that plays flash for you then so be it. Enjoy your iphone with the my little pony ui bro. I'll enjoy mine.

35. Ninetysix

Posts: 2933; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

36. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

Lol sure they have been offering then highest quality in both image and sound. Is that why when I do YouTube comparisons between an iPhone and android phone the Android always wins. Yes the superior resolution on Android phones might have something to do with them winning but they seem to win in everything else as well and that includes stream quality.

37. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

The last test they did was on how poor the iPhone touch sensitivity is. I am sure if they tested iPhone stream quality it would fall well below both 4.3 and 4.4.

39. JakeLee

Posts: 1021; Member since: Nov 02, 2013

Do you have to try so hard to prove that you are a moron? The test was performed by the same Optofidelity with their industry machines for *factories* for sorting out *defective* parts at the assembly line. The vendors only have to port the driver and run a simple factory calibration on the touchscreen, and if the touchscreen is not *defective*, the results are the same as shown on GS4. It's such a trivial thing. There is NO single vendor that would have difficulties with this step. Apple went much further and applied their proprietary heuristics for better UX based on comprehensive studies on human behavior. Of course it seems to be somewhat off when it's operated by a stupid machine. You Androtakus indeed need salvation.

38. JakeLee

Posts: 1021; Member since: Nov 02, 2013

Wow, you are naïve! YouTube is currently flooded with *paid* "reviewers". Just contact some named "reviewers" pretending being an app developer for example, they will bluntly ask for money, the amount depending on their number of subscribers. The world must be very beautiful for you. I really envy you.

22. 1701nino unregistered

I have no problem with my Nexus 4,as far as video is concerned everything looks to be the same as before. But the again if this is true,then google should be seriously be woried because apple would never allow this.
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